11 days Uganda Tour

11 days Uganda Tour is classic tour that takes you to the premium national parks of Uganda. This is the affordable life time experience that every traveler dreams to achieve.

Day 1: Entebbe -Kampala

Upon arrival at Entebbe International Airport, you will have a pick up by your Country sights tours and travel tour guide who will later transfer you to your hotel where you will be briefed on our 11 days Uganda Tour, have dinner and an overnight.

Day 2: Transfer to Murchison Falls

Have an early breakfast and transfer to Murchison Falls, you will have brief stop at Ziwa for Rhino Trekking which is home to rhinos, tracking them is for 1 hour and 30 minutes.

Have lunch in Masindi and embark on your journey to the park which is home to over 451 bird species and 76 mammal species covering an area of 3,840 Sq km. Relax at the lodge in the evening with a delicious dinner and an overnight.

Accommodation Options; Murchison River lodge(in Tents)/Fort Murchison/Nile safari lodge Meal Plan; Dinner

Day 3: Game drives & Launch cruise along the Nile

After a cup of coffee, set out at 6:30 am for a game drive through the park especially the Nyamisika plateau where a lot of early risers will be seen such as Giraffes, leopards, lions, Cape buffaloes, Uganda Kobs, waterbucks, warthogs, bushbucks, among others.

Return to the lodge for lunch and a rest as you get ready for the afternoon boat cruise along the Nile, the Victoria Nile divides the park into the northern and southern banks. On the boat you will spot other animals like Hippos, Crocodiles and different bird like the Pelican, Goliath Heroin, Kingfishers, and the rare shoebill. The boat will leave you at the bottom of the magnificent falls a few meters from the Devils Cauldron here you will take enough photographs as continue with a hike to the top of these falls, enjoy the thunderous roars of the magnificent falls as they make their way through an 8m gorge and falling at 43m to meet again the Victoria Nile. Its a great time spent there watching the formed rainbows in the clouds of falling waters. Later meet your guide who will transfer you again to the lodge. Enjoy dinner and overnight.

Accommodation Options; Murchison River lodge(in Tents)/Fort Murchison/Nile safari lodge Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Day 4: Murchison Falls – Kibale National Park
Spend this day on a long drive from Murchison Falls national park via Hoima and the Great Western Rift Valley as we head to our next destination of 13 days Gorilla and Wildlife safari. If you never took with you packed lunch, then you may make a stop-over in Masindi for lunch and then proceed to the park. Dinner and overnight at Primates Lodge, Chimps Nest

Day 5: Chimps Tracking
Assemble at the park headquarters after your breakfast for briefing about the tracking code of conduct before you go for chimpanzee tracking in the Kibale tropical rain forest. This is one of the higlights of our 11 days Uganda Tour While tracking the chimps, you may come across other primates and mammals like the Red tailed monkeys, black and white colobus monkeys, the Blue Mangabeys, Bushbucks, Warthogs, Bush pigs, Duikers, Golden cats among others, several bird species including African Pita, Warbler, and Blue headed sun bird among others. Dinner and overnight at Primates Lodge

Day 6: To Queen Elizabeth

On this day after breakfast, get on the road for a 9 hours drive to Queen Elizabeth national park passing through Fortportal town and having lunch there. Continue with beautiful sceneries of the Rwenzori mountains.

Queen Elizabeth National Park has over 600 species of birds and amazing for game viewing since a number of wild animals made it their home like elephants, lions, waterbucks, warthogs, buffaloes among others. Upon arrival in Queen drive through and reach your lodge, refresh and have an overnight after dinner.

Accommodation Options; Simba Safari camp(in tents)/Bush lodge/Katara lodge Meal Plan; Dinner

Day 7: Game drive & Launch cruise Queen Elizabeth

Have an early tasty breakfast and by 6:30 am set out for a game drive to look for wild animals such as lions, waterbucks, cape buffaloes, leopards, forest hogs, topis, warthogs, antelopes and others. Head back to the lodge freshen up and have lunch after which in the afternoon you will embark on the 2 hour launch cruise on the 42 km channel called the Kazinga channel which joins lakes Edward and George. On the boat enjoy watching large schools of hippos and crocodiles among other animals and birds.

Accommodation Options; Simba Safari camp(in tents)/Bush lodge/Katara lodge Meal Plan; Breakfast, Lunch &Dinner

Day 8: Ishasha sector to Bwindi Forest

After breakfast drive to the Ishasha region still part of the park for tree climbing lions, while still in Ishasha it will be an added experience as you will see tree-climbing lions. Drive to Bwindi through scenic region also referred to as The Switzerland of Africa. With lunch along the way arrive at the park late afternoon. Dine and overnight at the lodge.

Accommodation Options; Gorillas forest camp/Buhoma lodge/Buhoma community camp Meal Plan; Dinner

Day 9: Gorilla trekking day- Bwindi

Today be up early enough and take breakfast, have a short drive to the headquarters of the park where you will meet experienced park guides/rangers who will take you through a briefing about gorilla trekking. After start the hike in the mist forest to look for the gentle giants, it normally takes from 1 hour to 8 hours to trek hence requires the trackers to be physically fit since over 7,500 ft in altitude can be climbed.

You are advised to carry enough water, packed lunch, sun glasses, hats, rain coats, water proof cameras without flashes. On meeting the gorillas what felt like fatigue during the hike will cease to exist as you will have a great time watching the mountain gorillas in this thick forest with only 1 hour is permitted to be with them. After, drive back to the lodge for a rest and dinner.

Accommodation Options; Gorillas forest camp/Buhoma lodge/Buhoma community camp Meal Plan; Dinner

Day 10: Lake Bunyonyi

Enjoy breakfast and drive to Lake Bunyonyi, one of Africa’s deepest lakes and famous for its beautiful scenery such as the terraced hills and 29 islands in water, it is also safe for swimming since it is Bilharzia free. Its name Bunyonyi means young birds in the local language and hence is a great place for bird watching. Upon arrival you could go for canoeing on the lake and have lunch. After lunch take a community walk where you will enjoy traditional dances from the Bakiga people, also buy yourself handicrafts from there.

Accommodation Options; Lake Bunyonyi Overland camp/Bunyonyi Overland resort/Birdnest @ Bunyonyi resort Meal plan; Lunch & Dinner.

Day 11: Transfer to Kampala with a Game drive

After breakfast set out for as you watch amazing animal species and birds and also amazing sun rise at the lake. After drive out with stopovers in Mbarara for lunch and at the Equator to take photographs and purchase some souvenirs.

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